Simsiman, Municipality of Pigcawayan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityPigcawayan
Postal code9412
Population (2015)2,173
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2244, 124.3949

Simsiman is a barangay in the municipality of Pigcawayan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,173. This represented 3.25% of the total population of Pigcawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Simsiman is 5 to 9, with 309 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4254
5 to 9309
10 to 14252
15 to 19264
20 to 24213
25 to 29166
30 to 34135
35 to 39106
40 to 4488
45 to 4988
50 to 5465
55 to 5961
60 to 6430
65 to 6928
70 to 7417
75 to 7917
80 and over16
Total2,173

Historical population

The population of Simsiman grew from 450 in 1990 to 2,173 in 2015, an increase of 1,723 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.16%, or an increase of 662 people, from the previous population of 1,511 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
450
84712.58%
1,0023.67%
1,8478.80%
1,511-7.05%
2,1737.16%

Location

Simsiman is situated at approximately 7.2244, 124.3949, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.4 meters or 7.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Simsiman shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.